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Kinderhook in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

House of History

 
 
House of History Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. House of History Marker
Inscription.
Built in 1810 by
James Vanderpoel.
Purchased by the Columbia
County Historical Society
in 1925.

 
Erected 1959.
 
Location. 42° 23.697′ N, 73° 41.96′ W. Marker is in Kinderhook, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Broad Street (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on Broad Street, between Hudson Street and Church Street. Marker is in this post office area: Kinderhook NY 12106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Martin Van Buren (within shouting distance of this marker); Kinderhook World War I Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Clark (about 300 feet away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 300 feet away); Gen. John Burgoyne (about 600 feet away); Old Columbia Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benedict Arnold House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthsite (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kinderhook.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Kinderhook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Kinderhook Marker
House of History image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. House of History
Today this house serves as headquarters for the Columbia County Historical Society.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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